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Chattanooga Mechanical Contractor

Proudly providing Chattanooga with exceptional mechanical contracting services for over 25 years

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Chattanooga’s go-to, full-service mechanical contractor

Since 1989, Midsouth Mechanical has provided reliable, safe, and affordable mechanical contracting services. We provide service to many industries all across the Southeast. If your Chattanooga project requires millwrights, riggers, welders, press experts, or steelwork, make Midsouth your first call. One job with us and we’ll be your go-to Chattanooga Mechanical Contractor.

We have substantial experience working in the Automotive, Aeronautical, Food & Beverage, Oil & Chemical, and Power & Energy industries. Our teams are ready to help with projects as simple as hoisting heavy equipment onto a roof or as complicated as a plant relocation. Our dedication to working efficiently and safely has helped us build decades-long relationships. This truly is one of our greatest accomplishments.

Mechanical Contracting

With every project, minimizing downtime is a focus. If we minimize downtime, we minimize costs for our clients. We do this by pre-fabricating mechanical parts offsite and ahead of starting the project. We also do this by working safely. Throughout each phase of the project, design, installation, and startup, we are committed to thoroughly checking our work to ensure the highest level of craftsmanship. We aim to complete every project on time and within budget making us one of the most popular Chattanooga mechanical contractors.

Industrial Process Piping

We work with the best pipefitters and welders in the business. Their ongoing training is an essential part to ensuring we always complete our projects with the highest attention to detail and workmanship. Chattanooga companies depend on our industrial ventilation systems, boiler systems, sanitary piping, and process piping work. All of our welders and fabricators and certified by the National Certified Pipe Welding Bureau.


In addition to millwrighting, we lift and move some of the largest industrial equipment in Chattanooga. We’ve provided rigging services to the same companies for decades. They know they can count on us to safely load, transport, and install their expensive machinery with minimal downtime. We’ve moved equipment weighing hundreds of thousands of pounds for customers all over the Southeast.


Do you want the best millwrights in the Southeast on your project? That’s who we hire and train. Our millwrights begin each project by an intense blueprint review. This allows them to determine the most ideal procedures for constructing foundations, disassembling and assembling complicated machinery, and when needed, overhauling machinery. Our shops are equipped with lathes and grinders to ensure custom parts are exactly fitted for their purpose.

Steel Services

When your Chattanooga project requires steel services like steel fabrication, steel erection, or machine guarding, we have you covered. Whether it’s a simple stairway addition or complex ground-up build, you can count on Midsouth Mechanical to deliver a trouble-free, quality erection. Keep your team members safe and keep your facility compliant with local, state, and federal requirements with our machine guarding. Make your facility as safe as possible.


At Midsouth Mechanical, our welders are able to fabricate designs from basic sketches or detailed ones, therefore resulting in accurate weldments that are visually pleasing, and meets the acceptable standards and quality you desire. If you, therefore, require welding or any other of our listed services within the Augusta, GA area contact us. We can weld anything including stainless steel, aluminum, cast iron, and mild steel. We even extend our services by providing specialized welding for commercial and industrial applications including automotive parts, gates, fences, pipes, metal framing as well as new construction, and renovation projects.

Chattanooga's 1st Call for Mechanical Contracting Services

Our customers depend on us to provide safe, cost-effective, high-quality work – every time.


A booming border city

Chattanooga is located just over 100 miles from Atlanta along the Tennessee River near the border with Georgia. Many are surprised to learn nearly 200,000 people call Chattanooga home. Nicknamed the “Scenic City”, Chattanooga is surrounded by mountains and rivers in a transitional section of the Appalachian mountains.

An early beneficiary of the railroads, this city has maintained its thriving industry and has also become economically diversified with many service companies calling Chattanooga home. Large companies like BlueCross BlueShield, Coca-Cola, Cigna, AT&T, and T-Mobile have headquarters here.

Automotive Manufacturing

In 2008, Volkswagen announced they would be making a significant investment in Chattanooga through the construction of a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility. This announcement came twenty years after the closure of a Vokswagen plant located in Pennsylvania. For years, foreign investment has flowed to the Southeast due to its favorable business climate.

Three years later in 2011, the plant manufactured its 10,000th car, a major milestone. The plant’s future seems bright. In early 2019, Volkswagen announced that they will begin producing electric vehicles at their Chattanooga location starting in 2022.

Midsouth Mechanical, headquartered in LaGrange, GA, has become a reliable expert for auto manufacturers and their suppliers due to its close proximity to a massive Kia Automotive plant. Our steel services, including machine guarding and building steel structures, is a highly sought after service. We also work with these facilities to move heavy machinery. Our highly skilled millwrights work safely and efficiently to minimize downtime for our clients. We are proud to serve Chattanooga’s thriving automotive industry.

Aerospace Qualifications

The Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) plays an important role as a regional aviation conduit. Delta Airlines services this airport from their Atlanta and Detroit hubs. American Airlines serves this airport from their Charlotte, Chicago-O’Hare, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Philadelphia, and Washington-National hubs.

Chattanooga is also home to WestStar Aviation, a leader in aviation repair and painting. WestStar maintains 60,000 square feet of heated hangar space and also boasts a 48,000 square foot painting facility. Their facility specializes in airframes such as Learjet, Gulfstream, Flacon, Challenger, and many more.

Our teams have the special qualifications required to service this industry which is known for its tight tolerances.

A Mechanical Contractor with a Rich History

Since 1989, Midsouth Mechanical has provided the highest level of mechanical and industrial contracting services throughout the Southeast. Our founder, Mr. Charles Arrington was 100% committed to exceeding our customer’s expectations and keeping costs low. He was adamant about creating lifelong customers. Today, two of his sons proudly carry on his legacy and are regarded as one of the best mechanical contractors in the Southeast.

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    Midsouth Mechanical clients get results.

    Just ask them.


    Midsouth Mechanical has consistently met or exceeded our expectations each and every project. The cooperation and collaboration that Midsouth Mechanical brings to the table is greatly appreciated. All projects have been completed in a timely manner with excellent results.

    Thomas H.

    President, PSI

    Midsouth Mechanical is very capable in rigging, transporting, and installing machinery of all types. Midsouth Mechanical also installed many other services, such as installing large 10” compressed-air piping loops, underground repairs, design of tooling/processing aids, insulation, many auxiliary items.

    Charles P.

    Milliken, Project Manager

    We utilized Midsouth Mechanical most recently on a large project located in Columbus, Georgia, and they were great to work with from the bidding phase all the way through completed construction. We have found that Midsouth Mechanical’s quality of work to be excellent and their pricing very competitive.

    Chase C.

    VP, Carlisle General Contracting

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    Press Repairs

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    Process Piping

    Fabrication & Erection

    Safety is paramount in everything we do.

    ISNetworld Member – Midsouth Mechanical has maintained an A rating through ISNetworld since joining in 2012.

    Avetta Approved Contractor – Since 2012 Midsouth has maintained A ratings as an Avetta approved contractor.

    OSHA Trained – All team members are equipped with OSHA 10 certification. OSHA training is performed in house through our OSHA Certified Trainer.

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